Zoot Suits and Race Relations During World War II

Professor Luis Alvarez talked about the factors that led to the 1943 Los Angeles zoot suit riots. He describes race relations during the… read more

Zoot Suits and Race Relations During World War II Professor Luis Alvarez talked about the factors that led to the 1943 Los Angeles zoot suit riots. He describes race relations during the World War II era and how youth who wore zoot suits came to symbolize a challenge to conventional gender and racial identities. close

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Zoot Suits and Race Relations During World War II

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Program ID:
430985-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
San Diego, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 28, 2017 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2017 | 4:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Aug 28, 2017 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2017 | 12:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2017 | 4:11am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2017 | 8:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2017 | 12:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2017 | 4:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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